Communications Assistant

  • Company:
    Ambulance Service NSW
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Administration

Please note: This advertisement is intended for Communications Assistants who have completed NSW Ambulance Call Taker training.

Employment Type: Permanent Part Time
Position Classification: Control Centre Communications Assistant
Remuneration Package : $62,077 per annum pro rata
Hours Per Week: < 32
Requisition ID: CAM10232
Location:  Sydney, Warilla, Charlestown and Dubbo centres
Applications Close: 23 September 2020

We are here for you

  • Choosing a career with NSW Ambulance can offer you the personal reward of being part of one of the largest ambulance services in the world, servicing a population in excess of 7 million. It will also provide you with rewarding career opportunities in clinical and non-clinical areas within NSW Ambulance.
  • Generous government benefits including annual leave loading and salary package options available.
  • Enjoy discounted gym rates, free flu vaccination and take advantage of a range of free training and talent programs for your professional development.
  • We are committed to working towards a more diverse workforce and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates, those with special needs and those who identify with LGBIQT+ to apply.
  • About the Role  
    Communications Assistants receive, record and quickly progress emergency phone calls made to Triple Zero (000) while providing first aid advice over the phone and reassurance to distressed members of the community. They are the first contact for callers in emergency situations and must be able to handle stressful situations with maturity, empathy, calmness and accountability. If you are resilient, available for shift work, with an ability to touch type a minimum of 30 words per minute and are looking for a career rather than a job, please read the Communications Assistant information sheet by clicking . 

    About Us
    NSW Ambulance provides essential health services to the people of NSW relieving suffering through out of out-of-hospital care. From the traditional emergency response, getting medical help to patients with serious or life-threatening injuries or trauma, through to connecting patients who do not need an emergency response with the most appropriate health provider. NSW Ambulance provides excellence in care and makes sure patients get the right care, at the right time, at the right place.

    No matter where you live in NSW, metro, rural or region, NSW Ambulance is there to provide medical care and transport when you need it. Click to find out more about NSW Ambulance.